The CIW Web Security Associate Course teaches about Network Security and Firewalls and how to secure your network from unauthorised activity. This course teaches you about security principles, such as establishing an effective security policy, and about the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter. Individuals with these security skills can pursue or advance careers in many aspects of online and network security.

The CIW Web Security series is for those who configure, manage and deploy e-business solutions servers, and implement e-business and network security solutions. This series offers three levels of credential to recognise the achievements of those who have also attained levels of proficiency in networking administration and now want to validate and prove their competencies in security.

Skills Taught:

  • Corporate network security policies.
  • Authentication procedures, encryption standards and implementations.
  • Ports and protocols that hackers manipulate.
  • Proactive detection and response/reporting methods.
  • Preventing and managing hacker penetration.

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CIW Web Security Series:

The CIW Web Security series has three possible certifications. A candidate can earn an associate-level certification by passing the CIW Web Security Associate exam (1D0-571). Candidates can then provide proof of additional certifications earned from other organisations to be awarded the specialist or professional level CIW certifications.

  • CIW Web Security Specialist: The CIW Web Security Associate + 1 third party exam.
  • CIW Web Security Professional: The CIW Web Security Associate + 2 third party exams.

CIW Security Series

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The CIW Web Security Associate Course includes the following items:

  • Access to your official CIW 1D0-571 CIW Web Security Associate syllabus online course material through our online portal. The CIW online course material gives students access to digital versions of the course books and includes: Pre-Assessment, Exercises, Quizes and Flashcards, Videos, and Practice Exams. (1 Year Online License).
  • Hard copy of the official CIW course book covering the full CIW CIW Web Security Associate 1D0-571 syllabus. (Delivered within 5-10 working days).

Purchase CIW Live Labs or an Exam Voucher: You can also order optional CIW Live Labs (£65.00) or a PSI Exam Voucher (£100.00) when ordering via our website (Valid for 12 months from purchase). Either item can be added to your order as an additional extra in the shopping cart.

Course Content:

  • CIW Web Security Associate Course Book (Online Access - 1 Year License & Hard Copy)

The CIW Network Security and Firewalls course teaches you how to secure your network from unauthorised activity. This course teaches you about security principles, such as establishing an effective security policy, and about the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter. Individuals with these security skills can pursue or advance careers in many aspects of online and network security.

The Online Course Content includes the following features:

  • Exercises, Quizzes and Flashcards (Online Access - 1 Year License)

Each lesson comes with Exercises, Flashcards & Quizzes. There is no limit to the number of times learners can attempt these. Exercises come with detailed remediation, which ensures that learners are confident on the topic before proceeding. Flashcards help master the key concepts while the Glossary defines the key terms. There is over 800 unique questions including pre-assessment, quizzes, exercises, and post assessment.

  • Videos and How To: (Online Access - 1 Year License)

The course includes videos to help understand concepts. It also includes How Tos that help learners in accomplishing certain tasks.

  • Practice Tests (Online Access - 1 Year License)

The CIW Practice tests are full length tests that closely follow the exam objectives and are designed to simulate real exam conditions. Each course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure that learners are prepared for the certification exam.

Features:

  • Full Remediation: Each question comes with detailed remediation explaining not only why an answer option is correct, but also why it is incorrect.
  • Unlimited Practice: Each test can be taken an unlimited number of times until the learner feels they are prepared. Learners can review the test and read detailed remediation. Detailed test history is also available.
  • Learn, Test and Review Mode: Each test set comes with learn, test and review modes. In learn mode, learners will attempt a question and will get immediate feedback and complete remediation as they move on to the next question. In test mode, learners can take a timed test simulating the actual exam conditions. In review mode, learners can read through one item at a time without attempting it.
  • Live Labs - Optional for £65.00 (Online Access - 1 Year License)

Live Labs gives access to a real computer equipment, networked together and conveniently accessible over the internet. The Live Labs have equipment such as a computer, server, switch or router in it so that a user is free to configure.

The benefits of live-labs are:

  • Exam based practical tasks
  • Real equipment, absolutely no simulations
  • Access to the latest industry technologies
  • Available anytime, anywhere on any device
  • Break and Reset functionality
  • No hardware costs

Please Note - Digital Course Materials: As the Official CIW Course Materials are a digital license, we cannot offer refunds once the access code has been issued to students. We advise students access a Free Trial of the course content from our Online Portal prior to purchase to make sure you are happy with the format and course content. Extensions for the online content can be purchased if you need to extend your studies. We will email students prior to their access expiring to see if they require a 3 or 6 month extension.

  • PSI Exam Voucher (Optional - £100.00)

PSI Testing is a remote video proctoring service and allows you to take CIW exams from the comfort of your own home or office. The system requires an active webcam and stable high speed Internet connection. A live proctor will visually monitor the student and the exam during the entire testing session.

Prerequisites:

Students should possess Internet and networking knowledge equivalent to what is presented in the CIW Web Foundations series courses. Web Security Associate builds upon this foundational knowledge to give students the skills and knowledge to manage and protect the security of online data, from a single computer to an entire corporate network.

Course Duration & Support:

Students may register at any time. The course is designed as a self-study course but you do have full support from our own support team and from CIW. As the course is self study you can complete in as little or as long a time as you prefer. Students are registered for a 12 month period but can extend their studies if required.

CIW Web Security AssociateCIW Examinations:

On Completion of this curriculum, you can apply for the CIW Web Security Associate 1D0-571 Examination.

CIW exams are completed via the PSI Remote testing system. The exam consists of 62 multiple choice/multiple answer questions over 90 minutes and the passing score is 76%.

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